The Week in Review

Library Lookup: A Simple but Powerful Search Tool
SearchDay, Jan. 9, 2003
Trying to decide whether to buy or borrow a book? Use the Library Lookup bookmarklet to instantly search your local library at the same time you're viewing pages at any online bookstore.

Visualizing the Web with Google
SearchDay, Jan. 8, 2003
The TouchGraph GoogleBrowser shows you what the web 'looks like' to the search engine, visually displaying the linkages between your favorite web sites.

Search Engine Watch Top Stories of 2002
SearchDay, Jan. 7, 2003
2002 was a fun and exciting year to be following the search engine scene. The editors of Search Engine Watch looked back over the stories we wrote last year, and selected a dozen that we felt were the most notable or important for 2002.

A Different Look at World News
SearchDay, Jan. 6, 2003
The World News Network aggregates news from hundreds of sites around the world, organized by region and industry.

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Users Do More Than Surf,,1301_1562221,00.html
Besides browsing, downloading and chatting are among some of the most popular online activities.

Tech Trends and Toys surveys the latest tech trends and showcase some high-tech gadgets.

2003: What's Hot, What's Not
Online is finally recovering. What sectors will grow the fastest?

Is Your HTML Broken?
Unless you have a system in place to catch errors, you might be surprised at what your email recipients are seeing.

Search Headlines

NOTE: Article links often change. In case of a bad link, use the publication's search facility, which most have, and search for the headline.

Domain name news
Domain name battle suffers setback... Jan 10 2003 12:31PM GMT
Online search engines news
Taking Time for Search Engine Optimization: Is it Worth Delaying Your Site's Launch?...
Search Engine Guide Jan 10 2003 6:41AM GMT
Overture Gleeful Over Yahoo-Inktomi Deal... Jan 10 2003 4:51AM GMT
Online legal issues news
Aust Web site clone sparks legal warning...
ZDNet Jan 10 2003 2:15AM GMT
Online search engines news
Search Engine Optimization Q&A...
Search Engine Guide Jan 9 2003 7:57PM GMT
Domain name news
Court passes on 'sexy' domain issue...
Demys Jan 9 2003 12:13PM GMT
Online marketing news
Researcher addresses spam with temporary email approach... Jan 9 2003 11:32AM GMT
Top internet stories
Can the URL be improved?...
ZDNet Jan 9 2003 10:22AM GMT
Internet: international news
Old British Newsreels Find New Life Online...
New York Times Jan 9 2003 4:02AM GMT
Online marketing news
Computer pioneer aids spam fight...
BBC Jan 8 2003 5:35PM GMT
Congress takes on spam, copyrights, taxes...
ZDNet Jan 8 2003 12:55PM GMT
Domain name news
Registry action leads to wider implications...
Demys Jan 8 2003 11:46AM GMT
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About the author

Chris Sherman is a frequent contributor to several information industry journals. He's written several books, including The McGraw-Hill CD ROM Handbook and The Invisible Web: Uncovering Information Sources Search Engines Can't See, co-authored with Gary Price. Chris has written about search and search engines since 1994, when he developed online searching tutorials for several clients. From 1998 to 2001, he was's Web Search Guide.